Speaking to Children about Coronavirus
How we speak to children about the outbreak of Coronavirus is key to ensure they dont become scared of overwhelmed. Much like adults they can become overly consious of the negativty in the media or online. The resources below will help you explain things to them at their level along with evidencing what the virus is and how we can protect ourselves from it.
www.asiam.ie have some good ideas for explaining Covid-19 to young people on the autistic spectrum, as well as some good social story ideas.
What is Coronavirus
How to wash our hands properly.
How Soap Kills The Coronavirus